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Ekso Bionics Holdings Inc (EKSO.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Steven Sherman

72 2014 Independent Chairman of the Board

Jack Peurach

49 2018 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

John Glenn

2018 Chief Financial Officer, Secretary

Matthias Stief

2016 Managing Director

Charles Li

2018 Director

Ted Wang

2017 Director

Dan Boren

41 2014 Independent Director

Marilyn Hamilton

65 2014 Independent Director

Stanley Stern

59 2014 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Steven Sherman

Mr. Steven Sherman is an Independent Chairman of the Board of Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc., since December 2013. Mr. Sherman has served on the Board of Ekso Bionics since December 2013. Since 1988, Mr. Sherman has been a member of Sherman Capital Group, a Merchant Banking organization with a portfolio of private and public investments. In addition to the Company, Mr. Sherman is the former Chairman of Purple Wave Inc. Mr. Sherman is a founder of Novatel Wireless, Inc., Vodavi Communications Systems Inc. and Main Street and Main Inc. Previously, Mr. Sherman has served as a director of Telit; Chairman of Airlink Communications, Inc. until its sale to Sierra Wireless, Inc.; Chairman of Executone Information Systems; and as a director of Inter-Tel (Delaware) Incorporated. The Board has concluded that Mr. Sherman is well-qualified to serve on the Board and has the requisite qualifications, skills and perspectives based on, among other factors, his extensive business experience and his financial and investment expertise.

Jack Peurach

Mr. Jack Peurach is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. Prior to joining Ekso Bionics, Mr. Peurach was the Executive Vice President, Products for SunPower Corp (NASDAQ:SPWR), where he was responsible for all aspects of SunPower's PV modules and residential, commercial and utility PV systems. From 2009 to 2011, Mr. Peurach served as Executive Vice President, Research and Development for SunPower, where he led the research and development efforts of the PV Cells, Modules and Systems. Mr. Peurach served in various roles of increasing responsibility from 2007 to 2011 at SunPower and PowerLight, which was later acquired by SunPower. Earlier in his career, Mr. Peurach was a strategy consultant for Mercer Management Consulting and director of engineering at Berkeley Process Control, Inc. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Michigan State University, a Master of Science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, and a Master of Business Administration, finance and entrepreneurship from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

John Glenn

Mr. John F. Glenn is Chief Financial Officer, Secretary of the company. He brings 25 years of financial leadership experience in public and private companies in the life sciences industry. From March 2018 until now, Mr. Glenn has been working as a consultant to biotechnology and medical device companies. In such role, Mr. Glenn has been advising senior management of such companies in respect of financial, accounting and operational matters, including fundraising, development of internal controls and processes and budgeting. From 2016 to 2017, Mr. Glenn served as the Chief Financial Officer of Sonendo Inc., a privately-held, venture-backed company developing technology for dental root canal therapy. In that role, Mr. Glenn worked on strategic initiatives, including corporate development and financing. From 2015 to 2016, Mr. Glenn served as the Chief Financial Officer of Armetheon, Inc., a privately-held biopharmaceutical company. From January 2008 to January 2014, Mr. Glenn served as the Chief Financial Officer of Solta Medical, Inc., where he assisted in the strategic acquisition by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.

Matthias Stief

Charles Li

Mr. Charles Li is Director of the Company. Dr. Li has been a senior analyst at Puissance Capital Management since 2015 and has been involved in many of Puissance Capital's investments. Prior to joining Puissance Capital, Dr. Li worked at Fosun Capital and Harvest Fund. Dr. Li received his Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Harvard University, and a B.S. and B.A. from Xi'an Jiaotong University in Xi'an, China.

Ted Wang

Dr. Ted Wang, Ph.D., serves as Director of the Company. Dr. Wang has served as the Chief Investment Officer of Puissance Capital Management LP, of which he was a founder, since January 2015. Prior to that, Dr. Wang was a Partner of Goldman, Sachs & Co. (“Goldman”), which he joined in 1996 and with which he served in many leadership positions, mostly recently as Co-Head of U.S. Equities Trading and Global Co-Head of One Delta Trading and a member of the Goldman Sachs Risk Committee. Prior to joining Goldman, Dr. Wang co-founded Xeotron Corp., a company specializing in DNA biochips in Texas. Dr. Wang holds a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Minnesota, an M.B.A. from the University of Texas, Austin, and a B.S. from Fudan University, China.

Dan Boren

Mr. Dan Boren is an Independent Director of Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. He has served on the Board of Directors of Ekso Bionics since April 2013. Since January 2013, Mr. Boren has served as the President of Corporate Development for the Chickasaw Nation. Prior to that role, Mr. Boren served as the elected representative of Oklahoma's 2nd Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2005 through 2013. Before his election to the U.S. House of Representatives, Mr. Boren was elected to the Oklahoma House of Representatives from 2002 to 2004. Mr. Boren earned his B.S. in Economics at Texas Christian University and went on to obtain an M.B.A. at the University of Oklahoma. The Board has concluded that Mr. Boren is well-qualified to serve on the Board and has the requisite qualifications, skills and perspectives based on, among other factors, his experience in governance matters and his nomination by CNI Commercial LLC pursuant to their contractual right to nominate a director for election to the Board of Directors.

Marilyn Hamilton

Ms. Marilyn Hamilton is an Independent Director of Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc., since January 2012. She has served on the Board of Directors of Ekso Bionics since January 2012. In 2009, Ms. Hamilton founded StimDesigns LLC, a neurotechnology company that develops devices and distributes Galileo neuromuscular training devices for rehabilitation and has served as CEO from 2009 to present. In 2007, Ms. Hamilton launched Envision, a professional speaking and medical business consulting company, and has served as its CEO from 2007 to present. Prior to this role, Ms. Hamilton co-founded Motion Designs Inc. in 1979, a manufacturing and marketing company that pioneered innovative custom, ultra-lightweight Quickie wheelchairs that revolutionized the industry. She served in various executive roles in sales, marketing and product development until it was sold ultimately to Sunrise Medical Inc., where Ms. Hamilton served as Global VP. In 1990, Ms. Hamilton founded Winners on Wheels, a coed-scouting program for children in wheelchairs; in 2003 she co-founded Discovery through Design and served as Chairwoman, raising awareness and funds for spinal cord injury research and women's health; for nine years she served as a founding board member and current emeritus board member of The California Endowment, and for four years she has served as an advisory board member of the National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research at the National Institute of Health. Ms. Hamilton has been a member of The Committee of 200 businesswomen since 1993 whose mission is to foster, celebrate and advance women's leadership in private and public companies. Ms. Hamilton holds a Bachelor of Science in Education and Secondary Teaching Credential from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.

Stanley Stern

Mr. Stanley Stern is Independent Director of the EKSO BIONICS HOLDINGS, INC. He currently is Managing Partner of Alnitak Capital, which he founded in 2013, to provide Board level strategic advisory services, primarily in technology related industries. Before founding Alnitak, Mr. Stern was a Managing Director at Oppenheimer & Co. from 1982 to 2000 and from 2004 to 2013, where, among other positions, he led the firm’s investment banking department and technology investment banking groups. Mr. Stern also held roles at Salomon Brothers, STI Ventures and C.E. Unterberg. Mr. Stern is currently the Chairman of the Board of Audiocodes Inc., a leader in VOIP infrastructure equipment, a member of the Board and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Foamix, Inc., and a member of the board of Sodastream, the global leader of at home beverage makers. Previously Mr. Stern was a member of the Board of Directors of Given Imaging and a Member of the Board of Directors of Fundtech Inc., and Chairman of the Board of Tucows, Inc. Mr. Stern holds a B.A. in Economics and Accounting from City University of New York, Queens College, and an M.B.A. from Harvard University. The Board has concluded that Mr. Stern is well-qualified to serve on the Board and has the requisite qualifications, skills and perspectives based on, among other factors, his extensive business and finance experience, particularly in technology related industries.